Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Risk Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Manager
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 282 228 250
Rank change year-on-year -54 +22 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 14 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.17% 0.33% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.33% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 14
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +22.64% +13.98%
10th Percentile £47,500 £57,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £79,500 £86,250 £70,199
North West median annual salary £58,750 £63,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -6.75% +9.57% +22.34%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 8054 6911 7034
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.52% 97.83% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6782 5852 5775
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £64,700 £63,700 £58,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Risk Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Manager in Manchester

Risk Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Risk Manager in Manchester.

Salary trend for Risk Manager in Manchester

Risk Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Manager in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Manager in Manchester

Risk Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Manager within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 2 £47,500 -
Risk Manager
North West

Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, Risk Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Risk Manager in the job title.

1 10 (71.43%) Risk Management
2 8 (57.14%) CISSP
3 7 (50.00%) CISA
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) SAP
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 5 (35.71%) Information Security
5 5 (35.71%) Banking
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
5 5 (35.71%) IT Audit
6 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (28.57%) Security Management
7 3 (21.43%) CISM
7 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle
7 3 (21.43%) ERP
7 3 (21.43%) Benchmarking
7 3 (21.43%) ACCA
7 3 (21.43%) Project Management
7 3 (21.43%) ISMS
7 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
7 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
7 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
7 3 (21.43%) IaaS
7 3 (21.43%) Internal Audit
8 2 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (14.29%) GDPR
8 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (14.29%) Line Management

Risk Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SAP EP
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) IaaS
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Composer
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) CGI
1 1 (7.14%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) FMCG
2 1 (7.14%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Risk Management
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) IT Audit
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Security Management
4 3 (21.43%) Benchmarking
4 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
4 3 (21.43%) ERP
4 3 (21.43%) Internal Audit
4 3 (21.43%) ISMS
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) CISSP
2 7 (50.00%) CISA
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) ACCA
4 3 (21.43%) CISM
5 2 (14.29%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
3 2 (14.29%) GDPR
4 1 (7.14%) COBIT
4 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
4 1 (7.14%) GMP
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle